ERE students actively participate in service learning projects and volunteering to work on local, national, and global issues. The department has five active clubs that expand your horizons while providing a fun social atmosphere.

Environmental Resources Engineering Student Association (ERESA)

Meetings: Mon 5:00-6:00 in SciD 17

Contact: bmarshall [at] humboldt [dot] edu (Ben Marshall)

Advisor: Brad [dot] finney [at] humboldt [dot] edu (Brad Finney)

New officers are elected at the end of fall semesters.

ERESA raises funds for student events, organizes student social activities, and works with all other engineering clubs. ERESA members may become student members of the American Society of Civil Engineers. All ERE students are members of the Environmental Resources Engineering Student Association (ERESA).

Club History

Society of Women Engineers (SWE)

Meetings:  Wed 1:00-2:00 in SciD 5

Contact: atl161 [at] humboldt [dot] edu (Amanda Lagasca)

Advisor: kerri [dot] hickenbottom [at] humboldt [dot] edu (Kerri Hickenbottom)

New officers are elected at the end of spring semesters.

The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) mission is to stimulate women to achieve full potential in careers as engineers and leaders, expand the image of the engineering profession as a positive force in improving the quality of life, and demonstrate the value of diversity. SWE plans events that inspire young girls to become involved in science and math. Women, men and non-engineers are encouraged to become members of SWE.

SWE Webpage
Club History

Engineers Without Borders (EWB)

Meetings: Wednesdays, 5:00- 6:00 PM, JH Rm214

Contact: jax [dot] gill [at] humboldt [dot] edu (Jax Gill)

Advisor: margaret [dot] lang [at] humboldt [dot] edu (Margaret Lang)

New officers are elected at the end of spring semesters.

The EWB Mission is to provide technical assistance to communities worldwide who have self-identified needs associated with improving their quality of life. These projects are conducted through implementation of environmentally and economically sustainable engineering projects that fulfill basic human needs and develop internationally responsible engineering students. EWB works on both local and international projects. ERE students and non-engineers are encouraged to join EWB.

Club Officer Contact Info
EWB Facebook
Club History

Renewable Energy Student Union (RESU)

Meetings: Thursdays, 10:00- 11:00 AM, Sci D Rm5

Contact: rw177 [at] humboldt [dot] edu (Richard Williams)

Advisor: Arne [dot] Jacobson [at] humboldt [dot] edu (Arne Jacobson)

New officers are elected at the end of spring semesters.

The purpose of the Renewable Energy Student Union (RESU) is to facilitate more renewable energy related activities for the Environmental Resources Engineering program. RESU students have worked with the Schatz Energy Research Center to develop a docent program where ERE students teach local school children about renewable energy and installed a solar radiation monitoring station on the library roof. RESU draws members from the both undergraduate ERE students and environmental systems graduate students.

RESU Webpage
Club History

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)

Meetings: Fridays, 5:00 PM, Sci D Rm5

Contact: tanyag [at] humboldt [dot] edu (Tanya Garcia)

Advisor: eileen [dot] cashman [at] humboldt [dot] edu (Eileen Cashman)

New officers are elected at the end of spring semesters.

The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) is a national organization that is at the forefront of advancing Hispanic individuals in the STEM fields--Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. The SHPE-HSU club focuses on academic excellence and professional development. Other activities include community outreach and cooperating with other clubs. SHPE-HSU is not exclusive to Hispanic people and welcomes individuals of all backgrounds to join.

SHPE Webpage
SHPE Facebook
Club History

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